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Wriggle and Roar

Written by Julia Donaldson

Illustrated by Nick Sharratt

Early Years Poetry Books for Children Poetry

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Giggle along to these wonderful rhymes whether you’re with your toddler in the nursery or the car. Full of action and noise it’s guaranteed to get kids engaged and stimulated to love poetry.

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Wriggle and Roar Synopsis

Whenever I'm tired of being me I swing around like a chimpanzee. Are you tired of being you? Here's a whole bookful of things you can do! There are rhymes to make you wriggle and giggle, shrug and sigh, snap like a crocodile and slither like a snake. Julia Donaldson's verse jumps off the page and Nick Sharratt's snazzy illustrations add to the fun.

Bright, bold and accessible, these rhymes are packed full of noises and actions, making them perfect for joining in.

Wriggle and Roar Press Reviews

This book will animate, engage and stimulate babies and have nursery classes jumping about with noisy enthusiasm.   Sunday Times Children's Book of the Week

"... a perfect read-aloud, giggle-along-to book by two of the most distictive creators of contemporary children's books." Publishing News

Book Information

ISBN: 9781447276654
Publication date: 4th June 2015
Author: Julia Donaldson
Illustrator: Nick Sharratt
Publisher: Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Year Groups: Early Years
Topics: Poetry , Poetry

About Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented prize-winning author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Mirror-Belle books illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs – and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was Children’s Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with an MBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West ...

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